David Perlmutter General Information
Mr. David Perlmutter serves as Managing General Partner & Founding Partner at Eucalyptus Innovation Capital. He also serves as a Board Member at Mellanox Technologies. He has served as a member of the board of directors since May 2014 and chairs our technology, strategy and M&A committee. He also serves as Director at Optimal+. He serves as an Advisor at Bioz. Since March 15, 2016, Mr. Perlmutter has also served as a managing general partner of Eucalyptus Growth Capital, focusing on investing in Israeli Hi Tech growth start-ups. Mr. Perlmutter previously served, since 2009 and until February 2014, as an executive vice president, general manager of Intel's Architecture Group and chief product officer of Intel. During this period, Mr. Perlmutter was responsible for the business and development of Intel's platform solutions for all computing and communication segments including data centers, desktops, laptops, handhelds, embedded devices, and computer electronics. Prior to that period, Mr. Perlmutter served at Intel for 29 years, during which he held various management positions and was instrumental in developing several major products at Intel. Since April 2014, Mr. Perlmutter has served as a board member of several private technology companies, including Stratoscale Ltd., a virtualization technology company, OptimaTest Ltd., a security and investigations company, and Kili Technology Corporation, a silicon, electronic and software design company. He also currently chairs two nonprofit organizations, The Israel Innovation Institute, and Mishelanu-Strengthening Jewish and Israeli Identity of 2nd Generation Israelis in the US, and has been a member of the Board of Governors of Technion since January 2005. Mr. Perlmutter holds patents on branch target buffers and multiprocessing cache coherency protocols. In addition, he received an award for innovation in industrial development from the Israeli president in 1987 for the development of the i387 math coprocessor and was elected as a Fellow of the Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers in 2008 for his contributions to the mobile computer industry. Mr. Perlmutter graduated from the Technion, with a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering. Mr. Perlmutter is located in Israel. Mr. Perlmutter's qualifications to serve on our board of directors include his executive experience in the software and technology industries. Our board of directors particularly values the significant knowledge he has acquired from executive leadership roles at Intel.